Research mini- fellowship in Nijmegen, Holland
Research mini- fellowship during residency is currently mandatory for general surgery residents in Israel. Extension of the research period to PhD tract is possible for residents who wish to complete this academic expanse.
Six month leave from active clinical duties allows the resident to participate in clinical or basic science research projects and to dedicate his/her time to the conduct a study.
The Israeli Surgical Association (ISA) in association with the International Affairs Office of Radboud University and the Department of Visceral Surgery at the Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen, Holland are offering a six month clinical research mini- fellowship for Israeli general surgery residents.
Current planning is to allocate two residents per year for the program, starting in July 2018.
The resident will be provided with scholarship based on Erasmus+ KA107 grants and ISA traveling stipend as well as on- going local Israeli basic remuneration for 3-4 month.
Dr. tenBroek from the Department of Visceral Surgery will mentor the Israeli residents and will be in charge of the research itself.
The resident will join the team in Holland after establishing the research theme with Dr. Richard tenBroek
ahead leaving to Holland.
Mandatory requirement is that the research project will be approved by the Academic Council of the Israeli Medical Association.
Applicant should contact the ISA research committee chairman (Professor A. Halevi) for initiating this exiting academic endeavor.
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